In a recent report released by the World Health Organization, there were 134,200 cases of deaths due to measles in 2015, which translates to 367 deaths every day.
Scientists uncover hidden pattern in the M protein structures of group A streptococcus that could be used in the development of vaccine against the bacteria.
The American Academy of Pediatrics issued a policy statement supporting their members' refusal to treat families who consistently refuse the vaccination of their child.
IBM develops macromolecules that has the ability to trap viruses, disrupt viral replication and block viruses from infecting a cell.
New research says that the latest HPV vaccine can potentially prevent an astonishing 80 percent of cervical cancers in the United States.
In recent years, parents have been cautious of getting their child vaccinated for fear that they might develop autism. But parents can rest easy as a new study shows that there is no link between autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine.
Supplements, vitamins and all other alternative medicine have quickly ballooned to a $34 billion a year industry, but the industry has been mired with scrutiny and lawsuits over the lack of proof of its effectiveness. A new book further questions the industry and even says it does more harm than good to those who consume it.